John Paul Jones
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"John Paul Jones" was a Scottish American sailor and the United States' first well-known Continental Navy/naval fighter in the American Revolutionary War. Although he made enemies among America's political elites, his actions in British waters during the Revolution earned him an international reputation which persists to this day. As such, he is sometimes referred to as the "Father of the United States Navy" (an epithet he shares with John Barry (naval officer)/John Barry). He later served in the Imperial Russian Navy.

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